M D Sullivan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint What does it mean to call chronic pain a brain disease?
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Pain 14:317-22. 2013
  2. pmc Baseline comparison of three health utility measures and the feeling thermometer among participants in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes trial
    Dennis W Raisch
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:35. 2012
  3. pmc How can continuing professional development better promote shared decision-making? Perspectives from an international collaboration
    France Legare
    Research Center of Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Hospital St François D Assise, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:68. 2011
  4. pmc Effective continuing professional development for translating shared decision making in primary care: A study protocol
    France Legare
    Research Center of Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Hospital St François D Assise, Knowledge Transfer an Health Technology Assessment Research Group, 10 Espinay, Quebec, QC, G1L 3L5, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:83. 2010
  5. pmc Brief report: Training internists in shared decision making about chronic opioid treatment for noncancer pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:360-2. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant and anticonvulsant medication for chronic pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, 1959 Pacific Street, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 17:381-400, vi-vii. 2006
  7. doi request reprint A single-blind placebo run-in study of venlafaxine XR for activity-limiting osteoarthritis pain
    Mark Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Pain Med 10:806-12. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The desire for death arises from an intolerable future rather than an intolerable present
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:256-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Ethical challenges in the management of chronic nonmalignant pain: negotiating through the cloud of doubt
    Mark Sullivan
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Pain 6:2-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of depression to predict time to combined end point of transplant or death for outpatients with advanced heart failure
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1577-80. 2004

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. doi request reprint What does it mean to call chronic pain a brain disease?
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Pain 14:317-22. 2013
    ..We argue that "disease" is a clinical concept and that conceiving of chronic pain as a brain disease can have negative consequences for research and clinical care of patients with chronic pain...
  2. pmc Baseline comparison of three health utility measures and the feeling thermometer among participants in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes trial
    Dennis W Raisch
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:35. 2012
    ..We assessed relationships between HU and FT values and patient demographics and clinical variables...
  3. pmc How can continuing professional development better promote shared decision-making? Perspectives from an international collaboration
    France Legare
    Research Center of Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Hospital St François D Assise, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:68. 2011
    ..Shared decision-making is not widely implemented in healthcare. We aimed to set a research agenda about promoting shared decision-making through continuing professional development...
  4. pmc Effective continuing professional development for translating shared decision making in primary care: A study protocol
    France Legare
    Research Center of Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Hospital St François D Assise, Knowledge Transfer an Health Technology Assessment Research Group, 10 Espinay, Quebec, QC, G1L 3L5, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:83. 2010
    ..Our international collaboration seeks to improve the knowledge base of CPD that targets translating SDM into the clinical practice of primary care in diverse healthcare systems...
  5. pmc Brief report: Training internists in shared decision making about chronic opioid treatment for noncancer pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:360-2. 2006
    ..The use of chronic opioids for noncancer pain is an increasingly common and difficult problem in primary care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant and anticonvulsant medication for chronic pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, 1959 Pacific Street, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 17:381-400, vi-vii. 2006
    ..Specifically, they effectively address the sleep disturbance, depression, and anxiety that are common in patients with chronic pain...
  7. doi request reprint A single-blind placebo run-in study of venlafaxine XR for activity-limiting osteoarthritis pain
    Mark Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Pain Med 10:806-12. 2009
    ..Selective norepinephrine-serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants may provide a new treatment option for osteoarthritis pain...
  8. ncbi request reprint The desire for death arises from an intolerable future rather than an intolerable present
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:256-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Ethical challenges in the management of chronic nonmalignant pain: negotiating through the cloud of doubt
    Mark Sullivan
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Pain 6:2-9. 2005
    ..The essential question is not whether chronic nonmalignant pain is real or proportional to objective disease severity, but how it should be managed so that the patient's overall quality of life is optimized...
  10. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of depression to predict time to combined end point of transplant or death for outpatients with advanced heart failure
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1577-80. 2004
    ..24 to 4.68). Depressed patients also had more heart failure related hospitalizations (1.5 +/- 1.8 vs 0.6 +/- 1.4, p = 0.04) and clinic visits (2.4 +/- 1.7 vs 1.7 +/- 1.8, p = 0.04) over the first year of follow-up...
  11. ncbi request reprint Regular use of prescribed opioids: association with common psychiatric disorders
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Pain 119:95-103. 2005
    ..Depressive and anxiety disorders are more common and more strongly associated with prescribed opioid use than drug abuse disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Heart failure at the end of life: symptoms, function, and medical care in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 15:217-25. 2006
    ..001), and to report a wide array of physical symptoms. These data suggest that patients who die from coronary heart disease in the presence of CHF have greater need for hospice or palliative care than those with no history of CHF...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association between mental health disorders, problem drug use, and regular prescription opioid use
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2087-93. 2006
    ..Psychiatric disorders are associated with increased physical symptoms such as pain and may be associated with opioid use, but no prospective population-based studies have addressed this issue...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and cost-effectiveness components of the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) trial: rationale and design
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:90i-102i. 2007
    ..CEA will be done on a subsample of 4,311 ACCORD participants and HRQOL on a subsample of 2,053 nested within the CEA subsample. Most assessments will occur through questionnaires at baseline and at 12, 36, and 48 months...
  15. pmc Trends in use of opioids for non-cancer pain conditions 2000-2005 in commercial and Medicaid insurance plans: the TROUP study
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, University of Washington, Box 356560, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Pain 138:440-9. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Angina pectoris during daily activities and exercise stress testing: The role of inducible myocardial ischemia and psychological distress
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 98195 6560, USA
    Pain 139:551-61. 2008
    ..These results lend support to angina treatment strategies that aim to reduce threat and distress as well as to reduce myocardial ischemia...
  17. doi request reprint A single-blind, placebo run-in study of duloxetine for activity-limiting osteoarthritis pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    J Pain 10:208-13. 2009
    ..018). Ten of 17 patients (59%) reported at least 30% pain relief between weeks 2 and 12 on the WOMAC. Significant improvements in self-reported physical and role function were reported but observed physical function did not improve...
  18. doi request reprint Understanding why patients delay seeking care for acute coronary syndromes
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:148-54. 2009
    ..Delay in presenting for care after the onset of symptoms is common, limits the potential benefit of acute reperfusion, and has not been reduced by interventions tested thus far...
  19. pmc Problems and concerns of patients receiving chronic opioid therapy for chronic non-cancer pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pain 149:345-53. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Randomized trial of web-based training about opioid therapy for chronic pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:512-7. 2010
    ..Therefore we conducted a trial to determine if an interactive web-based training focusing on shared decision-making for chronic opioid therapy improves knowledge and competence compared with exposure to practice guidelines...
  21. pmc Risks for possible and probable opioid misuse among recipients of chronic opioid therapy in commercial and medicaid insurance plans: The TROUP Study
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Pain 150:332-9. 2010
    ..The consistency of the findings across diverse patient populations and the varying levels of misuse suggest that these results will generalize broadly, but await confirmation in other studies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Exaggerated pain behavior: by what standard?
    Mark Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin J Pain 20:433-9. 2004
    ..But we need to discard pseudoscientific reliance on medical tests and develop new standards that are openly acknowledged to be moral and social in nature...
  23. ncbi request reprint Depression in coronary heart disease. What is the appropriate diagnostic threshold?
    M Sullivan
    Center for Health Studies and Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Psychosomatics 40:286-92. 1999
    ..The major and minor depression groups did not differ significantly. The significance of the depression group differences was reduced, but not eliminated, when controlling for differences in reported heart symptoms...
  24. ncbi request reprint The new subjective medicine: taking the patient's point of view on health care and health
    Mark Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical History and Ethics, University of Washington, 98195, Seattle, WA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1595-604. 2003
    ..This further incorporation of patient subjectivity should carry us well beyond informed consent and the other protections for patient autonomy bequeathed to us by bioethics...
  25. ncbi request reprint Depression predicts revascularization procedures for 5 years after coronary angiography
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:229-36. 2003
    ..Depression has been reported to increase cardiac event rates and functional impairment in patients with coronary disease. This article describes the impact of depression on subsequent healthcare utilization for such patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint The illusion of patient choice in end-of-life decisions
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical History and Ethics, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:365-72. 2002
    ..We rather need to seek social consensus about when patients are dying, the nature of a "good death," and when it is preferable to a longer life...
  27. ncbi request reprint Hope and hopelessness at the end of life
    Mark D Sullivan
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Univesity of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:393-405. 2003
    ..To be successful at diversifying hope at the end of life, we must foster the trusting interpersonal environment where this is possible...
  28. ncbi request reprint Depression-related costs in heart failure care
    Mark Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1860-6. 2002
    ..Behavioral factors may play a role in heart failure (HF) care costs by increasing hospital readmission rates. This study sought to estimate the effect of depression on health care costs for patients hospitalized for HF...
  29. ncbi request reprint Depression and self-reported physical health in patients with coronary disease: mediating and moderating factors
    M D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Psychosom Med 63:248-56. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to define how the relation between depression and self-reported physical health in patients with coronary disease is modified by other patient-centered factors...
  30. ncbi request reprint Depression and health status in elderly patients with heart failure: a 6-month prospective study in primary care
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Studies, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 13:252-60. 2004
    ..This may help explain why depression has been associated with increased health care utilization and costs in this population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Finding pain between minds and bodies
    M D Sullivan
    Multidisciplinary Pain Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Clin J Pain 17:146-56. 2001
    ..Mental and physical pain can only be reconciled if their common interpersonal roots are understood. This interpersonal view of pain can help clarify some clinical and moral dilemmas in the care of patients with pain...
  32. ncbi request reprint Five-year prospective study of the effects of anxiety and depression in patients with coronary artery disease
    M D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Am J Cardiol 86:1135-8, A6, A9. 2000
    ..This may partially explain why results of treadmill stress testing and angiography poorly predict the daily functioning of patients with coronary artery disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Models of health-related quality of life in a population of community-dwelling Dutch elderly
    M D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Qual Life Res 9:801-10. 2000
    ..The relation of physical symptoms, physical function, and psychological symptoms to each other and to overall quality of life is of special interest...
  34. ncbi request reprint Correlates of remission in primary care patients treated for minor depression
    Ellen Frank
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:12-9. 2002
    ..46) of being a patient in the VA system. The remaining variables associated with higher probability of remission appear to reflect social advantage and lower severity or complexity of illness...
  35. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in the recruitment of primary care patients with depression
    H Nazemi
    Seattle Pacific University, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 31:277-88. 2001
    ..The influence of demographic factors on patients' refusal to participate in WR screening was also examined...
  36. ncbi request reprint Pain limits the effectiveness of collaborative care for depression
    Stephen M Thielke
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115 6560, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:699-707. 2007
    ..To ascertain the effects of baseline pain on depression outcomes in a collaborative care treatment trial of depression for older adults...
  37. ncbi request reprint Predictors of nonresponse to treatment in primary care patients with dysthymia
    Wayne Katon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington Medical School, Seattle, WA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:20-7. 2002
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  38. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and severity of illness in multiple sclerosis: epidemiologic study of a large community sample
    Lydia Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiaty and Behavioral Sciences, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359911, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1862-8. 2002
    ..The relationships among depressive symptoms and severity, duration, and course of multiple sclerosis are controversial...
  39. ncbi request reprint When agreeing with the patient is not enough: a schizophrenic woman requests pregnancy termination
    Denise M Dudzinski
    Department of Medical History and Ethics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 7120, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:475-80. 2004
    ..To treat a decisionally impaired patient's requests for abortion as autonomous is disrespectful of the vulnerable patient because such paternalism fails to respect the patient's liberty and the surrogate's authority...
  40. ncbi request reprint The relationship of attachment style to depression, catastrophizing and health care utilization in patients with chronic pain
    Paul Ciechanowski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 356560, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Pain 104:627-37. 2003
    ..The findings suggest that attachment style may be a useful construct for examining factors affecting adjustment and treatment response of patients with chronic pain...
  41. ncbi request reprint Depression and health status in patients with advanced heart failure: a prospective study in tertiary care
    Mark Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Card Fail 10:390-6. 2004
    ..Depression impairs health status among patients with coronary disease. The effect of depression on patients with heart failure has been studied to date only in hospitalized patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Fatigue and psychiatric illness in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:291-8. 2005
    ..Fatigue and depression are among the most common and disabling symptoms in multiple sclerosis (MS), but the nature and extent of the relationships between fatigue and psychiatric disorders in MS patients remain poorly understood...
  43. ncbi request reprint Oxygen cost of exercise is increased in heart failure after accounting for recovery costs
    Steven H Mitchell
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Chest 124:572-9. 2003
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Slowly dying from sarcoidosis: a patient's story of hanging on and letting go
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Palliat Care 22:119-23. 2006
  45. pmc Employment outcomes of persons with a mental disorder and comorbid chronic pain
    Jennifer Brennan Braden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:878-85. 2008
    ..This study examined the independent and interactive effects of common mental disorders and chronic pain conditions on employment and work outcomes among individuals under 65 years old...
  46. ncbi request reprint Antidepressants in pain management
    Gregory T Carter
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 3:454-8. 2002
    ..This article reviews the current basic and clinical research on antidepressants in pain management...
  47. ncbi request reprint Depression predicts mortality and hospitalization in patients with myocardial infarction complicated by heart failure
    John S Rumsfeld
    Section of Cardiology, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
    Am Heart J 150:961-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether depressive symptoms are independently predictive of mortality and hospitalization among patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) complicated by heart failure...
  48. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of relative lymphocyte count as an independent predictor of death/urgent transplant in heart failure
    Kier V Huehnergarth
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:1492-5. 2005
    ..There was only a borderline inverse association with cortisol levels during evening hours...
  49. ncbi request reprint Lack of depression effect on platelet activation in patients with heart failure
    Jagoda Pasic
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 350896, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Psychiatry Res 129:289-92. 2004
    ..Our data show no group differences in P-selectin values, which suggests that comorbid depression has no additive effect on platelet activation in CHF patient...
  50. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of antidepressants in the treatment of chronic low back pain
    Thomas O Staiger
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2540-5. 2003
    ..Three previous reviews have reached conflicting conclusions regarding the efficacy of antidepressants for patients with back pain...
  51. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Dawn M Ehde
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Mult Scler 9:605-11. 2003
    ..This study examined the prevalence, intensity, interference, and biopsychosocial correlates of pain in a large community-based sample of persons with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  52. doi request reprint Epidemiology of regular prescribed opioid use: results from a national, population-based survey
    Teresa J Hudson
    Center for Mental Health and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:280-8. 2008
    ..The majority of regular users of opioids had multiple pain conditions (mean=1.9 pain conditions). Regular opioid users appear to have an overall lower level of health status and to have multiple, chronic physical health disorders...
  53. pmc De facto long-term opioid therapy for noncancer pain
    Michael Von Korff
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:521-7. 2008
    ..This paper describes characteristics of opioid use episodes for noncancer pain and defines thresholds for de facto long-term opioid therapy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) trial: design and methods
    John B Buse
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7172, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:21i-33i. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Patient beliefs predict response to paroxetine among primary care patients with dysthymia and minor depression
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:22-31. 2003
    ..Dysthymia and minor depression are common problems in primary care, but it is not known how patient health beliefs shape response to antidepressant treatment of these less severe forms of depression...
  56. ncbi request reprint Prediction of mode of death in heart failure: the Seattle Heart Failure Model
    Dariush Mozaffarian
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    Circulation 116:392-8. 2007
    ..Prediction of mode of death may facilitate decisions about specific medications or devices...
  57. ncbi request reprint Cytokines in depression and heart failure
    Jagoda Pasic
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:181-93. 2003
    ..Currently there are no proposed neurobiological or neuroimmune mechanisms for the comorbidity of heart failure and depression...
  58. ncbi request reprint Summary health status measures in advanced heart failure: relationship to clinical variables and outcome
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Card Fail 13:560-8. 2007
    ..Patient-centered health status measures are important because they capture the patient's perspective on their heart failure, but it is unclear which of these have independent prognostic significance...
  59. ncbi request reprint In patients with heart failure elevated soluble TNF-receptor 1 is associated with higher risk of depression
    Alec J Moorman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Card Fail 13:738-43. 2007
    ..In this cross-sectional study, we investigated whether systemic inflammation, as assessed by circulating levels of inflammatory cytokines, was associated with comorbid depression in patients with heart failure...
  60. ncbi request reprint Drifting in a shrinking future: living with advanced heart failure
    Cynthia M Dougherty
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 22:480-7. 2007
    ..Patients with advanced heart failure (HF) have an uncertain prognosis and low rates of advance care planning and hospice use. The purpose of this study was to describe how patients view and plan for their future...
  61. doi request reprint Efficacy of paroxetine in treating major depressive disorder in persons with multiple sclerosis
    Dawn M Ehde
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:40-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of paroxetine in treating major depressive disorder (MDD) in persons with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Arthritis pain and disability: response to collaborative depression care
    Elizabeth H B Lin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:482-6. 2006
    ..This study investigates whether depression management is effective for improving arthritis outcomes across a range of pain severity and activity interference...
  63. ncbi request reprint The Seattle Heart Failure Model: prediction of survival in heart failure
    Wayne C Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98177, USA
    Circulation 113:1424-33. 2006
    ....
  64. pmc Mental health service use by older adults: the role of chronic pain
    Jennifer Brennan Braden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:156-67. 2008
    ..In this study, the authors explored the role of chronic pain in mental health service use by adults according to age group...
  65. doi request reprint Factors associated with longer time from symptom onset to hospital presentation for patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Henry H Ting
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:959-68. 2008
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated the effects of single factors, such as age, sex, and race, with longer delays from symptom onset to hospital presentation in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction...